Category: Chevron

Chevron Sued in ‘World’s Worst Oil-Related Disaster’ by Ecuador Residents

Posted in Chevron,Environment,World Maritime News on January 24, 2011

Tens of thousands of Ecuador residents are the plaintiff in an environmental damages lawsuit against Chevron Oil. Chevron is accused of the ‘World’s Worst Oil-Related Disaster’ and the alleged evidence (photos) have been submitted in a lawsuit. Plaintiff spokesperson Karen Hinton believes that the submitted scientific evidence “proves overwhelmingly that Chevron is responsible for what… read more

Oil Companies Hurt by Delays After Gulf Drilling Ban is Lifted

Posted in BP British Petroleum,Chevron,Deepwater Horizon,Environment,Government,Gulf Coast,Royal Dutch Shell,World Maritime News on January 3, 2011

The Gulf oil spill ban, which was lifted several months ago by the Obama administration, continues to hurt big oil companies such as Chevron Corp. and Royal Dutch Shell PLC. These companies have billions of dollars tied up in Gulf projects that are on hold and are paying hundreds of thousands of dollars a day… read more